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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21130
Last updated: 8 May 2019
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Date:29-MAY-1969
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Canberra PR Mk 7
Owner/operator:81 Squadron Royal Air Force (81 Sqn RAF)
Registration: WJ822
C/n / msn: 71315
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Tengah -   Singapore
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Tengah, Singapore
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 29/05/1969: The starboard engine flamed out on take off from Tengah, Singapore. The pilot abandoned take off but then the engine unexpectedly relit. WJ822 then left the runway, causing the undercarriage to collapse

Struck Off Charge 03/07/1969 as CAT 5(C) at 389 MU RAF Tengah, Singapore for reduction to conmponents and scrap

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft WA100-WZ999
http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1969.htm
http://81squadron.com/ATT00019.jpg
http://www.na3t.org/air/photo/MIL17268
http://81squadron.com/ATT00017.jpg


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2008 10:09 JINX Added
09-Apr-2013 16:51 Dr. John Smith Updated
09-Apr-2013 16:56 Dr. John Smith Updated
19-Nov-2014 08:24 Dr Octor Updated

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